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BTL mortgage tax relief changes - how to prepare

Posted on 14/03/2017

Changes to the way landlords can claim buy-to-let mortgage interest tax relief have been a long time coming. The proposal for the new system was first announced in George Osborne's Summer Budget on July 8 2015.

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Government releases details of incoming tax changes
Tags: Tax, Legislation

Government releases details of incoming tax changes

Posted on 23/08/2016

With changes to the way landlords can claim tax relief less than a year away, HomeLet takes a look at a recent Government announcement which gives more details of the new system.

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Expert landlord tax advice Incorporation
Tags: Tax, Investment

Expert landlord tax advice: Incorporation

Posted on 26/04/2016

Almost a year ago now the Chancellor, George Osborne, announced a series of tax changes affecting the buy-to-let market.

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Q and A Expert landlord tax return advice
Tags: Tax, Mortgages

Q and A: Expert landlord tax return advice

Posted on 07/04/2016

Getting tax return right is crucial for landlords and it's something that may be pushed to the back of your mind when the practicalities of letting a property and looking after tenants take over.

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Changes to Capital Gains Tax

Posted on 12/05/2015

Here we explore the implications for landlords of changes made to Capital Gains Tax legislation in April.

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